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Today we are continuing with our focus story 'The Enormous Turnip'.  

First, using the word cards below or writing the words on paper at home if you are unable to print, hide them around your house or your garden. As you find them, blend the sounds together to read each word.

Can you draw a picture to match each word you read on the worksheet? Use the sound buttons underneath each word to help you. 

I would love to see a video of you word hunting and to see your drawings on Tapestry.  Have fun!

Word hunt!

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Can you blend the sounds to read the words?

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Can you blend the sounds to read a word and draw a picture to match?

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Can you play our shape game today?


Cut out or find shapes and put them into a bag.


Close your eyes and describe the shape.


Can you guess the shape?


Can a family member guess the shape?


Phone a family member and describe 2D shapes to them. Do they know what shape you are describing?

Guess the shape


Segment and blend.

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Digraph ng

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Digraph 'ng' challenge.

Alphablocks Series 3 - Song

Geraldine the Giraffe learns /ng/

Watch UK school teacher Mr Thorne and Youtube sensation Geraldine the Giraffe take you on a learning journey through the world of phonics, grammar, spelling ...


Exploring stars! Can you make a telescope? Use it at night to star gaze. What stars can you see? How many stars can you see? Are some bigger and brighter than others? You could keep a star diary of the different stars you see each night.